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Publications

  1. As global inequalities continue to rise, women often end up on the losing side. Discrimination against women is often rooted in economic inequality, and yet also goes far beyond.  The past few...
  2. The emission of greenhouse gases from burning coal has long been recognised as one of the biggest contributors to climate change globally. South Africa obtains 90 percent of its energy from coal and...
  3. [ibimage==36706==image_content_fullwidth==none==self==null==Mavuso Mkhatshwa (84) lives close to the Imbabala Coal Mine.]Despite the contribution the mining and extractives industry makes to the...
  4. Twenty-two years after the election of the first democratic state and 14 years after a new mining regime was legislated in South Africa, the community of Mapela, on the outskirts of Mokopane in...
  5. ActionAid South Africa was abuzz this past August.Check out our latest multi-media newsletter to catch up on what we and our partners got involved in and the great work we were part of during Women's...
  6. The roundtable discussion took place against the backdrop of the possibility of ‘a new social movement that no longer defines its liberation and transformative agenda within the ambit of the ANC’s...
  7. Action Aid is an international non-governmental organisation working in 45 countries for a world free from poverty and injustice. Action Aid in South Africa (AASA) has worked in collaboration with...
  8. The upcoming BRICS 2014 summit in Fortaleza will introduce the member countries' commitment to a BRICS development bank, an alternative lending institution to the World Bank and the...
  9.  Finding Couarge : Young Women's Writings The writers of this book are members of the Young Urban Women (YUW) Programme, which targets young women from the ages of 15-25. Many of them are...
  10. ActionAid South Africa country strategy 2013-2017.